Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Affirmative action programs; Discrimination in higher education;
The purpose of this research is to examine the history, pros and cons of Affirmative Action, and the effects affirmation action has in the college and university admissions process of four-year institutions. Furthermore, this paper encompasses the benefits of valuing and aggressively seeking diversity of students and faculty on America's college campuses.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Carolyn R. Bair
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©2002 Cathy M. Ketton
Ketton, Cathy M., "The effects of affirmative action on students of color applying to four-year institutions" (2002). Graduate Research Papers. 970.